Fashion Roundup: Who Really Designed Victoria Beckham’s Line?; Cacharel Cancels; Marketing Michelle Obama’s Look

Victoria Beckham‘s designs look a lot like Roland Mouret‘s because Mr. Mouret mentored the former Spice Girl through the entire design process. But now there’s chatter that the veteran designer’s influence went beyond mentoring. [Vogue UK]

French label Cacharel is the latest fashion house to cancel its spring Paris runway show in light of recent economic developments. [WWD]   

Michelle Obama has become a fashion muse for designers who want to market to middle-aged female shoppers. [WSJ]  

On Friday, Nicole Richie flew to Moscow for the opening of 16-year-old socialite’s Kira Plastinina‘s (her father is a mogul of milk and juice!) latest store opening. [WWD]  

Emma Watson, the darling of the last Fashion Week, on her style: “Spending a whole day getting ready is ridiculous. I hate wearing an outfit that looks too put-together and perfect. I choose the things I wear myself because I’m such an OCD control freak.” [Vogue UK